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Patients, doctors get green light for medical marijuana

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FILE–This April 21, 2011, file photo shows marijuana growing in the home of two medical marijuana patients in Medford, Ore. Oregon state officials have upheld local regulations blocking people from growing medical marijuana on property zoned for rural residential use. (AP Photo/Jeff Barnard, file) (Jeff Barnard / AP) Patients who qualify for medical marijuana under a voter-approved constitutional amendment can …

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67-year-old grandpa arrested, jailed for bringing medical marijuana to Texas for terminally-ill granddaughter

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HOUSTON, Texas — A California grandfather spent a night in jail after Texas troopers arrested him for having marijuana-laced cookies and some marijuana in his car. The man’s out-of-state medical marijuana card didn’t get him out of trouble. If you’re looking for a place to hide your green — a green bag in the trunk of your car might not …

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NY medical marijuana company to roll out home delivery service in five boroughs

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The state’s medical marijuana program began in January of 2016 and has gradually expanded. ALBANY – Home delivery of medical marijuana is about to be delivered to the five boroughs. Vireo Health, one of the five licensed pot growers in New York, plans to begin a home delivery service in the city, Long Island and Westchester within the next 90 …

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An Unlikely Ally for the Medical Marijuana Community

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WACA executive director Vicki Christophersen. Illustration by James the Stanton Washington medical-marijuana patients may be offered financial help in the near future from an unlikely source: the Washington CannaBusiness Association. The trade organization, along with Republican Senator Ann Rivers, was instrumental in crafting SB 5052, otherwise known as the Cannabis Patient Protection Act, which effectively shut down hundreds of medical …

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State Physicians Panel Urges Four More Conditions Be Qualified For Medical Marijuana

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The state Board of Physicians recommended Wednesday that four more severe conditions be added to the list of medical ailments that qualify for medical marijuana in Connecticut. The panel voted to ask for new regulations that would add fibromyalgia, muscular dystrophy, shingles, and rheumatoid arthritis to the list of conditions that qualify for medical marijuana prescriptions in this state. But …

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Marijuana home delivery coming to Westchester

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Buy Photo Medical marijuana home delivery is coming to Westchester County. Vireo Health of New York, a medical marijuana company with a dispensary in downtown White Plains, has announced it is launching the first home delivery program in New York. The cannabis-based drugs will be packed into the company’s vehicles and driven to homebound patients with serious illnesses like cancer …

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1,300 on list to get medical marijuana

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Georgia low THC oil registration card Low THC Registry Card – FRONT-1That patient number has grown since the first Georgia medical marijuana registration card was issued in July 2015. Sheila Pierce of the Department of Public Health told the agency board Tuesday that 311 physicians have registered to certify patients for medical cannabis. Almost half of the 1,309 patients were …

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Vireo approved for medical marijuana home delivery

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Vireo Health of New York has been approved by the state to launch a medical marijuana home delivery program, the first of its kind in New York. Chief cultivator Chuck Schmitt examines a plant during the first harvest of cannabis plants by Vireo Health of New York has begun at Tryon Technology Park and Incubator Center Thursday Nov. 12, 2015 …